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Needlepoint Classes


This canvas from Strictly Christmas has a little bit of everything for you to try ? Gwendolyn has included some silk ribbon, beading, an open stitch background, border stitches and a variety of threads! Join in the celebration of summer and the red, white & blue!

Cost: $ 96.00
This is an IN PERSON class with Gwendolyn on a day when the shop is closed. Bring a canvas of your choice (purchased from 3 Kittens) and Gwendolyn will recommend stitches and threads for your canvas during class. While all staff at 3 Kittens have been vaccinated, as are many customers, please plan to wear a mask and use hand sanitizer. Our tables are also arranged to keep everyone socially distant. Class is limited to 6 people.

Cost: $ 25.00
IN-PERSON CLASS! Bring a canvas you purchased from 3 Kittens and work with Gwendolyn on new ideas for stitches and threads.

Cost: $ 25.00
Bring one canvas to work on with Paula during this in-person group class. Paula will work her way around the table and suggest new ideas for stitches and threads for 2-3 areas in your canvas. Please bring a canvas purchased at 3 Kittens.

Cost: $ 40.00
Bring one canvas to work on with Paula during this in-person group class. Paula will work her way around the table and suggest new ideas for stitches and threads for 2-3 areas in your canvas. Please bring a canvas purchased at 3 Kittens.

Cost: $ 40.00
We've connected with so many distance learners during the past year that we've decided to offer a Zoom only format so you can continue to learn with us and your new stitching friends. Starting in Sept 2021, we've added this Zoom Canvas Embellishment Workshop with Paula twice a month. Bring one canvas per session and Paula will provide stitch and thread suggestions. You will be able to send photos of your canvas and stitch progress to Paula via text or email during class. Watch your email for her Zoom invitation to join your class session - we look forward to seeing you all!

Cost: $ 40.00
Join us to stitch this colorful 13 mesh canvas from Alice Peterson and you will learn a lot! Paula has chosen special techniques including beading tips and tricks, OrNue, small ribbon roses, bullion knots, stumpwork wings, compensation tips for stitch patterns that are straight diagonal or oblique and laying threads with or without a laying tool.

Cost: $ 144.00
Choose your favorite canvas from this collection of four exotic bird designs by artist Catherine Nolan from PLD Designs. Paula will provide a workbook of stitches and embellishment options as your class reference - you will learn how to stitch feathers, beaks, eyes as well as sky/backgrounds, draperies and the other unique elements in each of these designs. During class, each student will make stitch, thread and surface embellishment choices that will be unique to their canvas with Paula's guidance.

Cost: $ 96.00
Choose your favorite canvas from a collection of four Holiday Gnome designs by VNG Designs - Christmas Gnomes, Halloween Gnomes, Patriotic Gnomes or Easter Gnomes. Join us via Zoom or In Person! Zoom students will be scheduled for a thread selection session with Paula before the first class. Everyone will receive a workbook of stitches and embellishment options as your class reference - you will learn how to choose stitches and threads for the beards, hats, backgrounds and embellishment techniques for the different holiday items they are holding. Order your canvas today so we are sure to have it in time for class. During class, each student will make stitch, thread and surface embellishment choices that will be unique to their canvas with Paula's guidance.

Cost: $ 96.00
Join Gwendolyn on Zoom to stitch Lady Liberty from Mile High Princess - the companion piece to her July 4th Sam. You will learn the brick stitch beading technique, star eyelets and more! Register for your spot today!

Cost: $ 72.00
Join us to follow Amy Bunger's gorgeous stitch guide for this stunning design from Painted Pony Designs/Hollihocks. Paula will be teaching this class in three consecutive days at 3 Kittens - class fees include Amy's stitch guide and a full thread kit along with the canvas.

Cost: $ 225.00
Relax and stitch on your own canvas in the company of other stitchers. Jill will be on hand to answer questions about basic needlepoint, suggest stitches and threads for 2-3 areas in your canvas, show you how to add beads to your canvas or how to follow a decorative stitch chart.

Cost: $ 25.00
Stitch this charming street scene featuring a Needlepoint Shop, of course! Paula has selected the perfect stitches and threads for buildings, windows, awnings, roofs, sidewalk and street as well as for landscape features such as tree trunks and branches, leaves, grass and flowers. A true masterpiece!

Cost: $ 225.00
Choose your favorite canvas from this collection of four Spirit Animal designs by artist T. Chapman from Tapestry Fair Designs. Paula will provide a workbook of stitches and embellishment options as your class reference - you will learn how to stitch feathers, fur, eyes as well as sky/backgrounds, and the other unique elements in each of these designs. During class, each student will make stitch, thread and surface embellishment choices that will be unique to their canvas with Paula's guidance.

Join Paula to stitch this quiet winter scene from Alice Peterson on 13 mesh. Class meets on three Sunday afternoons and you will learn beautiful stitches, beading and even some off canvas techniques to add dimension.

Cost: $ 180.00

One On One Classes & Home Studies


LOCATION

  • 3 Kittens Needle Arts
  • The Village @ Mendota Heights
  • 750 Main Street, Suite 112-113
    St Paul, MN 55118
  • (651) 457-4969

HOURS

  • Needlepoint Department
  • Tues-Sat: 10am - 3pm
  • Yarn Department
  • Tues/Thurs 10am-7pm
    Wed/Fri/Sat 10am - 3pm